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Brief History

Tambong which is located behind Aguiauan is noted for sadok, salakot, sawali, tabungos, malindog and other bamboo products.

In earlier times, this place was a body of water called linaw or small lake. The residents, in bayanihan fashion, cut down big trees and dump then into this small lake. They also dumped rubbish and soil and whatever they could afford to throw away. Soon this little lake disappeared through dumping method called tambong in the dialect. That's how the name of this place came about.

Former heads were Titong Pedir, Anacleto Monot, Matias Calvo, Alfonso Molomog, angel Polido, Zino Payopani (1935-1954) and Andres Fial (1956-1959), Alejandro Felicisimo (1959-1979).

Tambong shares its barrio fiesta with Aguiauan's patroness, Lady of Lourdes, whose feast is celebrated in February.


To give better life for the people, improve their ways of living, close relationship with each other and God fearing constituents. Offer better facilities for the people and a better community to live for the future generations.

Priority Projects

  1. Concrete barangay road
  2. Construction of bigger water tank.
  3. Potable water supply.

Barangay Profile

General Profile

Barangay Officials

Roman Payopelin Punong Barangay
Roberto Jundes Kagawad
Corazon Faisan Kagawad
Roque Polido Kagawad
Nida Fial Kagawad
Jesus Figuracion Kagawad
Vicente Fial, Jr. Kagawad
Sofia Maro Kagawad
Lemuel Salili SK Chairman
Teresita Fial Barangay Secretary
Luz Fiuracion Barangay Treasurer

Economic Profile

Total Land Area

Agricultural 20 has
Residential 2 has
Forestry 2 has
Grassland 3 has
Number of transportation available in the barangay Jeepney 2, Tricycle 1

Social Profile

Total population 168
Number of male 57
Number of female 111
Number of youths 39
Number of households 43
Number of houses 37
List of sports facilities Basketball and Volleyball set
Prevailing religion Roman Catholic
Other religious sectors present in the barangay Born Again Christian, Jehovah's Witnesses

Infrastructure Profile

Presence of road and estimated length Rough road = 1 kilometers
Number of Houses with Electricity 33
Number of Houses without Electricity 4
Number of Bridges and Length 1 = 5 meters
Number of Communication Facilities cellphones 11, telephones 2, Handheld radios 1
Number of Water Supply System Jetmatic pump 6, Deepwell 1, Water Pumps 3, Spring Water 1

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